We're going around the world in 80 ways! Crush this international ingredient challenge or you'll be sent packing - but like, not in a fun way.
Mamrie Hart is a comedian, actress and writer in Los Angeles, CA. She co-hosts the podcast "This Might Get Weird" with her friend Grace Helbig and has over a milliion subscribers to her "You Deserve a Drink" Youtube channel. Her book You Deserve a Drink: Boozy Misadventures and Tales of Debauchery was released by Plume Books in 2015.
Born & raised in Beijing China, Shirley was exposed to international cuisine at an early age by her grandmother, former Director of The Red Cross in China. You may recognize her from Top Chef season 11 and then when she came back for season 14. Her restaurant concept Ms Chi Cafe, is now open in Culver City in Los Angeles.
Jamie Lauren’s interest in the culinary arts started at a relatively young age, when she spent evenings in the kitchen cooking with her parents, although at the time she had no intention of becoming a chef. From these humble beginnings mixing meatloaf & frying chicken cutlets in Manhattan, she rose to become one of San Francisco Chronicle’s “Rising-Star Chefs” in 2005. Later she was selected as the sole Bay Area "Cheftestant" on season 5.